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Windows 7: Factory Restore

21 Sep 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Factory Restore

If I do a factory restore, will it wipe the backup that's on a 2nd partition?

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21 Sep 2012   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Foster,

Unless the backup is on a separate HDD that the one you are doing a factory restore on, then yes it will wipe everything on that HDD.
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